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Teaches: English

Languages: Bulgarian, English, Russian, German, Italian, Spanish

Female, From United Kingdom, Living in Southampton, United Kingdom

Local time: Apr 16, 2014 06:33   (GMT Standard Time)

I have been teaching English as a Foreign Language for over 20 years, mostly at university level, and I am currently working on my dissertation on online language teaching and learning.
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I would love to work with students who are passionate about learning English. View time schedule

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Italki Special
  • English
  • 24 completed session(s)
120 ITC per hour
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Conversational English
  • English
  • 467 completed session(s)
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120 ITC per hour
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Experimental EFL
  • English
  • 400 completed session(s)
120 ITC per hour
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TEST Preparation (PET, FCE, CAE, CPE, IELTS)
  • English
  • 251 completed session(s)
150 ITC per hour
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I began teaching EFL in 1990 (part-time) while a full-time student till my graduation with a B.A., followed by an M.A. in English Philology and a professional teaching qualification. I then continued to work as a university lecturer specialising in British Studies and EAP.

Work Experience

    • owner
    • Spectra
    • 1990 - 2011
    • Cardiff, Southampton United Kingdom
    Various positions as: * school teacher in a specialised language school (1990-1997); * university lecturer 1997 - 2007 * free-lancer (EFL instruction; contract work)

Education

    • University of velio Tarnovo
    • 1990 - 1997
    Master's , English Philology with TEFL
    M.A. English philology; Teacher of English as a Foreign Language (TEFL)
    • London Teacher Training College
    • 2011 - 2011
    Other , Teaching IELTS
    Preparing students for the IELTS exam
    • University of Strathclyde, UK
    • 1999 - 2001
    Other , British Cultural Studies
    specialisation
    • Oxford University, UK
    • 2011 - 2011
    Other , Effective Online Tutoring
    Certificate, Continuing Professional Development
Elena

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Completed sessions2347
Students290
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Teacher sinceMay 03, 2011
Last sessionApr 14, 2014